Zoning Study 2020-2022
Request for Proposals - Design Standards
The City of Wayzata is seeking a qualified consultant to recommend updates to the City’s Design Standards, found in Chapter 909 of the Wayzata Code of Ordinances. The recommendations must be based on a visual preference survey distributed widely in the community, knowledge of best practices in the fields of architecture and urban design, and input from City staff, Zoning Study Task Force, Planning Commission, and City Council. The City is seeking a consultant to provide leadership and expertise to ensure that the changes recommended to the Design Standards meet the goals of the 2040 Comprehensive Plan, relieve administrative burden on the City, and are successfully adopted by the Wayzata City Council in spring of 2021.
The RFP was released on Thursday, September 17, 2020. Each consultant must submit one electronic copy (PDF format, no larger than 10 MB and 15 pages) of their response to this RFP. No paper copies will be accepted. All proposals must include a statement that the proposed fees are valid for at least 90 days from the required submittal date.
The electronic copy (PDF format, no larger than 10 MB and 15 pages) of the proposal must be received by Emily Goellner, Community Development Director, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, no later than 7:00 AM on Monday, October 5, 2020. An email receipt will be sent to confirm that the proposal was received by the deadline and will be considered. The City observes the right to overlook any technicalities and accept or reject any or all proposals if it is in the best interest of the City.